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Friday, Mar 23, 2018 at 04:42 PM EDT

Over 50 Sickened by Norovirus Outbreak at Vermont Restaurant

Over 50 Sickened by Norovirus Outbreak at Vermont Restaurant

The Vermont Health Department is investigating an outbreak of norovirus at a South Burlington restaurant and pub, following more than 50 reports of illness.

Friday, Mar 23, 2018 at 10:03 AM EDT

Essex Police: Teen Struck by School Bus, Hospitalized

Essex Police: Teen Struck by School Bus, Hospitalized

Police in Vermont say a 13-year-old pedestrian was struck and injured by a school bus in Essex. Police say the teen was struck at about 3:30 p.m. Thursday and was taken to the University of Vermont Medical...

Thursday, Mar 22, 2018 at 06:33 PM EDT

Vt. Aims to Convert Tourists Into Full-Time Residents

Vt. Aims to Convert Tourists Into Full-Time Residents

Vermont’s governor issued a request to tourists Thursday, asking them to consider moving to the state full-time if they already enjoy visiting for skiing or fall foliage trips.

Thursday, Mar 22, 2018 at 05:14 PM EDT

Vermont Now Only US State to Never Send a Woman to Congress

Vermont Now Only US State to Never Send a Woman to Congress

Vermont is now the only state to have never sent a woman to Congress.

Thursday, Mar 22, 2018 at 03:54 PM EDT

A Glimmer of Hope for Health of Moose in Northern US

A Glimmer of Hope for Health of Moose in Northern US

Maine hunters might be allowed to harvest more of its iconic land mammal this year because of strong survival rates.

Thursday, Mar 22, 2018 at 01:49 PM EDT

Vermont Now Only US State Never to Send a Woman to Congress

Vermont Now Only US State Never to Send a Woman to Congress

Vermont is now the only state in the nation to have never sent a woman to Congress. On Wednesday, Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant appointed Agriculture and Commerce Commissioner Cindy Hyde-Smith, a fellow...

Wednesday, Mar 21, 2018 at 06:01 PM EDT

D.C. ‘March for Our Lives’ Attracts Participants From Vt.

D.C. ‘March for Our Lives’ Attracts Participants From Vt.

One of the largest marches is expected to be in Washington, D.C., and Vermonters are planning to travel there to be a part of it.

Wednesday, Mar 21, 2018 at 04:33 PM EDT

Stained-Glass Window Vandalized at Vermont Church

Stained-Glass Window Vandalized at Vermont Church

Police in Vermont’s Northeast Kingdom are looking for tips that can help them catch a church vandal. Someone hurled an empty malt liquor bottle through a stained-glass window at St. Ignatius Catholic Church...

Wednesday, Mar 21, 2018 at 01:17 PM EDT

Resort Known for 'Bachelor Winter Games' Ordered to Close

Resort Known for 'Bachelor Winter Games' Ordered to Close

A private Vermont ski resort that was the setting for ABC's "The Bachelor Winter Games" has been shut down for failing to pay taxes. A spokeswoman for the Hermitage Club said Monday that the resort missed a...

Thursday, Mar 15, 2018 at 06:17 PM EDT

Military Injuries Highlight Avalanche Risk

Military Injuries Highlight Avalanche Risk

The Vermont National Guard says three soldiers injured in an avalanche during a winter training exercise remain hospitalized.